Choice. Dignity. Education.
DCCG works to change food insecurity in DeKalb County every day, 365 days a year.
- 13% of DeKalb County residents are food insecure (a lack of consistent access to enough food for every person in a household to live an active, healthy life).
- Over 260,000 pounds of food were distributed by DCCG in 2021.
- 13,000+ pounds of food were distributed in a single day-- on GivingTuesday 2021.
- 10,000+ pounds of fresh produce were grown and shared by DCCG with local residents.
- Over 130 Grow Mobile free food distribution events, in 11 different towns across DeKalb County, were held in 2021.
- More than 135 hours of community education were conducted across three DCCG programs for residents of all ages.
About DeKalb County Community Gardens
How we help feed people who have serious barriers to accessing food:
News & Upcoming
DAAHA's Evening with Innovators
"Sharing Today's and Tomorrow's Innovations in Food Systems"
Tuesday, November 13, 2018
6:30 - 9:00 pm
Egyptian TheatreView Flyer PDF for Ticket Info
Every time we open a Box of Hope it feels like Christmas. So many wonderful surprises and very delicious.
I feel like DCCG literally saved my life that summer.
...large, healthy plants. Very happy with them...Thanks again for a very good product.- for One Seed One Plant products grown at Walnut Grove
The plants look great. I’ll be buying from you again next year. Thank you so much.- for One Seed One Plant products grown at Walnut Grove
I have to also compliment you on the packaging. Your delivery box/baskets are very ingenious and quite handy!- for One Seed One Plant products grown at Walnut Grove